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Paper Mache Christmas Tree Ornament

Your family will love decorating the tree with this lovely ornament!

At a Glance:

#5773 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Mod Podge Design Elements  Logo
  • Mod Podge Finishes and Formulas Logo
  • Mod Podge Tools and Accessories  Logo

Mod Podge ® Collage Clay - Vanilla White

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $10.39
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Mod Podge ® Glitter - Extreme Glitter, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $9.49
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Other Supplies

3 Different patterns of green paper, Red buttons, Yellow star button, Blue embroidery thread, Stencil brush, ½” Flat brush, Scissors, Craft glue, Pencil, Foam plate


You can find all the items featured in this project at your local Michaels store!

  1. Cut papers to fit onto the tree using the tree as a pattern for each layer of branches.
  2. Mod Podge the paper to the tree. Allow to dry.
  3. Squeeze some of the Collage Clay out onto a foam plate. Use the stencil brush to add the snow to the tree branches. Allow to dry completely.
  4. Brush the Mod Podge over the entire tree except for the trunk.
  5. Glue the button into place.
  6. Cut 2” pieces of blue thread and tie into a knot. Glue to the center of the buttons and then trim with scissors.

Learn how to make the coordinating DIY Christmas tree topper pictured above!

Learn more about Mod Podge Home for the Holidays

Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.